2 edition of Obscure religious cults. found in the catalog.
Obscure religious cults.
Shashibhusan Das Gupta
Previous ed., 1962.
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BIBLIOGRAPHY. The term cult is derived from a Latin root meaning “ to break ground, ” particularly in preparing (cultivating) a field for domesticated crops. The same root is seen in culture, in both a specialized scientific sense (a bacteria culture) and in a broader social sense (human culture).By extension, it was originally used in a religious sense, meaning behavior glorifying.